The Dreyfus Model of Skill Acquisition is about the five levels of competency used to describe skill acquisition in clinical nursing practice. While acquiring and developing skills people pass through the five levels of proficiency. These are novice/beginner, advanced beginner, competent, proficient, and expert. All of these five different levels actually reflect changes in three […]
About Freslyn LimI am a Registered Nurse currently taking my PhD in Nursing. I earned my Masters in Nursing major in Nursing Administration in March 2011 and had my clinical experience as Staff Nurse in the ICU, Pediatrics and NICU. I am presently a nurse educator/clinical instructor.
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How do you think nursing theory can be made relevant in your nursing practice? Nursing theory provides the fundamental basis for nursing practice and the full understanding of this grounds investigations and research inquiry. Given this basic purpose and meaning of nursing theory, I believe that even if it is the basic foundation of nursing […]
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No nurse has ever been beyond Earth yet. However, this does not mean that nurses have insignificant role to play in space missions. Nurses can function greatly in monitoring the health of astronauts not only on Earth’s ground but time will come when nurses’ critical thinking abilities, outstanding clinical expertise, excellent contribution to research and […]
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Try to reflect and look back into the history of nursing. Look farther into the past when human began to exist. Was there not nursing in the midst of a blossoming civilization? Wherever people have lived, worked and basically existed, there nursing was. I believe that space is not an exception to this. Expert nurses […]